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Prof. Chris J.B. Ford

Prof. Chris  J.B.  Ford

Professor of Quantum Electronics


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Office Phone: 01223 337486

Keywords

energy harvesting ; semiconductor physics ; Quantum electronics ; quantum dots ; Nanoelectronics ; graphene ; nanocrystals ; Coulomb blockade ; low-dimensional systems ; interacting electronic systems ; single-molecular electronics ; Electronic transport in low-dimensional systems ; Nanocrystals ; Nanogaps ; surface acoustic waves (SAWs ; quantum effects

Key Publications

McNeil R. P. G., Kataoka M., Ford C. J. B., Barnes C. H. W., Anderson D., Jones G. A. C., Farrer I. and Ritchie D. A., Nature, 477, 439–442 (2011).

"Localized magnetic fields in arbitrary directions using patterned nanomagnets", McNeil R. P. G., Schneble R. J., Kataoka M., Ford C. J. B., Kasama T., Dunin-Borkowski R. E., Feinberg J. M., Harrison R. J., Barnes C. H. W., Tse D. H. Y., Trypiniotis T., Bland J. A. C., Anderson D., Jones G. A. C. and Pepper M., Nano Lett., 10, 1549–1553 (2010).

"Probing Spin-Charge Separation in a Tomonaga-Luttinger Liquid", Jompol Y., Ford C. J. B., Griffiths J. P., Farrer I., Jones G. A. C., Anderson D., Ritchie D. A., Silk T. W. and Schofield A. J., Science, 325, 597–601 (2009).

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Applications for Oct 2019 entry

Feb 04, 2019

We accepting applications for entry in Oct 2019. See 'How to apply' for more information.

40 new EPSRC studentships for NanoDTC

Feb 04, 2019

We are pleased to announce that EPSRC have awarded a new Nano CDT grant of 40 studentships for training the next generation of interdisciplinary innovative nanoscientists

Midi+PhD Project Proposals from Cambridge Academics

Dec 19, 2018

We are now accepting project proposals for Midi (May-Jul 2019) + PhD projects (starting Oct 2019) for our c2018 students. Deadline 18 Feb.

NanoDTC student paper published in Nature Comms

Dec 07, 2018

c2013 student Jasmine Rivett was the first author on the recent paper, “Long-lived polarization memory in the electronic states of lead-halide perovskites from local structural dynamics” in Nature Communications.